Special Year 2016: Algebra and Topology


The 2016 special year will promote the areas of algebra and topology in Australia and aim to bring together leading researchers from around the world. The special year will be made up of five events, four being held at the Australia National University (ANU) and one satelite event at the Western Sydney University.  

Organising Committee

  • Dr James Borger, Australian National University
  • Professor Amnon Neeman, Australian National University 


ANU events

Equivariant geometry and algebraic stacks

Australian National University Kioloa Campus, 14 - 18 March, 2016

Capital Number Theory

Australian National University, Canberra, 8 - 9 April, 2016

Geometry at the ANU

Student workshop: Australian National University, Canberra, 15 - 19 August, 2016

International Conference: Australian National University, Canberra, 22 - 26 August, 2016

Low-dimensional topology and quantum algebra

Australian National University, Canberra, 31 October - 4 November, 2016


Satellite events

International conference in K-theory UWS 2016

Western Sydney University, 1 - 5 August, 2016


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